Intermediate Carbine/AR/AK 201

October 20th, 2018

Diamondback Shooting Sports
7030 E. Broadway
Tucson, AZ 85710

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Course Cancellation Policy Reminder:
  •  If a student notifies us at least 72 hours prior to the start of their course, the student may cancel for a full refund or reschedule to an alternate available course date with no rescheduling fee.
  •  If a student notifies us between 24 and 72 hours prior to the start of their course, no refund will be issued, but the student may reschedule to an alternate available course date by paying a $15 rescheduling fee.
  • If a student notifies us less than 24 hours prior to the start of their course, or fails to attend their course, no refund will be issued, and the student may not reschedule to an alternate available course date without paying the full registration fee again.

Course Information

The Intermediate Carbine 201 course is our NEW Level II rifle training course, tailored to contemporary semi-automatic carbines/rifles. (e.g. AR-15, FN-FAL, AK-47, AK-74) The course is ALL RANGE INSTRUCTION. NO CLASSROOM. Prerequisite for this course is Intro to Carbines, AND Intro to Handguns. Participants should be able to stand for long period, kneel, crouch and sit, and run. (“Senior Friendly” versions of all our Dynamic Shooting Drills exist in this level of training.)



 Intro to Carbines/AR 101  and Essential Defensive Carry (Intermediate Handguns) because this class includes Transitions from the Carbine to the holstered Handgun.

Must be lawfully allowed to train with firearms. 

What This Course Covers

Intermediate Carbine is a dynamic firearms course, designed to test and develop Weapons Handling Skill.

With a continued emphasis on Safety and non-negotiable Safe Gun Handling skills, this course will also cover:

  • Numerous timed reload drills
  • Timed/Scored Snap Drills
  • 1-Handed weapons manipulation
  • Transition drills
  • Use of cover and concealment, barricades
  • Introduction of Ground Fighting with a Carbine
  • Multiple Target Engagements at various distances
  • A qualification that will push your weapons handling skills and marksmanship skills to their limits.

Our Instructors

A US Army 82nd Airborne Reconnaissance Infantryman, and Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran (2008-2009), I also spend as much time as possible outside hunting and fishing. Having countless hours training with multiple weapon platforms from crew served weapons to pistols, and having trained military, law enforcement, and civilians. We are constantly updating our training curriculum, making Diamondback an ideal training environment for individuals from every walk of life.


-NRA Certifications: Refuse to be A Victim Instructor, Range Safety Officer, Pistol Instructor, Rifle Instructor, Shotgun Instructor, Inside and Outside the Home Personal Protection Instructor
-Arizona Department of Public Safety, Unarmed and Armed Security Guard Instructor
-Arizona Game and Fish Hunter Education Volunteer Instructor
-Sabre Red OC Spray Instructor
-ASP Baton, Handcuffing, and Flashlight Tactics Instructor
-CPR Certified

A Former US Marine, Roan Grimm has dedicated his life to the study of the grim realities of violent close combat.  With 35+ years of martial arts, the past 27 of which have been focused on the weapon intensive Filipino martial arts (arnis/eskrima/kali) and WWII era American combatives (scientific dirty fighting). With over 125 real contact stick fights with the world renown Dog Brothers, Grimm has tested the theories of actual fighting with impact weapons at a level few can approach.


Email: Training@dbackshootingsports.com


-NRA certified RSO, Pistol, Rifle, and Shotgun Instructor
-Guro (black belt equivalent) in Nitullama silat as well as Dog Brothers Martial Arts
-Ma’a Guro in Sub3 American Kali, and Full Dog Brother – “Poi Dog”
-AZ DPS certified Unarmed Guard Instructor
-Creator of ADEPT personal security program

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